The Manila Police District says it is on full alert to prevent the clashes in Marawi City from spilling over to the nation's capital
(UPDATED) Transport authorities will first focus on information dissemination, as recommended by lawmakers in a House hearing, following the confusion over the new law
Coleen adds that the man threatened to shoot her, her driver, and her PA
The intent of the law is different from the interpretation of transport authorities, says Senator Grace Poe
The Philippine government needs to fix and enforce road safety laws to help save lives
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Where will you place your phone? Can dogs be on the dashboard? What about distracting passengers?
No, you can't mount your phone above the dashboard
The two-day summer camp teaches kids from 8 to 17 years old about fire safety, first aid, and firefighting techniques
'They have made matters complicated, when it is basically just about banning the use of cellphones while driving,' says Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, referring to the implementing rules
Drinking coffee, eating, or putting on makeup while on the road are also prohibited acts classified under reckless driving, says LTFRB member Aileen Lizada
'He reached both his hands out and scratched my face, trying to grab me and pull me out so that he could beat me up, too!' says the actress, recounting her experience
The campaign aims to help prepare children to become responsible adult road users
According to a 2015 National Statistics Office report, using cellular phones while driving has been one of the top causes of road crash incidents
The new law is set to take effect on Friday, May 19
Under the Anti-Distracted Driving Act, violators will face fines ranging from P5,000 to P20,000
It's no secret President Rodrigo Duterte dislikes tycoon Roberto Ongpin. But Duterte's friendly approach toward China may be the key Ongpin has long been waiting for to unlock a natural gas windfall in the South China Sea.
Leaders who participated in China's Belt and Road Forum lay down 'cooperation principles' for the Belt and Road Initiative
The Philippine leader has a pull-aside meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, another leader known for his charisma and strongman leadership
The Philippine leader gives the assurance to Filipinos amid concerns that loans from China for his ambitious infrastructure program may turn the country into a debt slave of the regional giant
Duterte and Xi also witness the signing of 3 MOUs on human resource development, energy, and communications
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's partner goes on a tour of the World Heritage Site with 19 other spouses of leaders attending the Belt and Road Forum in China
The Philippine leader introduces his administration's ambitious infrastructure plan and stresses the need to fight illegal drugs
At the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, Duterte envoy Jose de Venecia Jr suggests turning the South China Sea into a 'zone of friendship'
(UPDATED) Xi pitches for 'win-win cooperation' and 'partnerships with no confrontation' as he opens the two-day Belt and Road Forum
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in China for a two-day forum on Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature foreign policy program
The Land Transportation Office (LTO) is adding a driver's simulation test into the driver licensing system, on top of the usual written exam and practical test
The two-day forum in Beijing is an opportunity for China to explain to other countries its grand vision to revive and expand the Silk Road trade routes, and help fund developing countries' infrastructure projects to boot
Beijing makes sure the air is smog-free and security is tighter for the Belt and Road Forum to be attended by over 20 world leaders
(UPDATED) The Philippine President will get to see his 'idol' Russian President Vladimir Putin again, and will give a speech about his country's experience with China
China has the world's largest high-speed railway network. The Philippines, meanwhile, is hoping to get aid to boost its infrastructure.
Einstein Rojas narrates how he survived a crash with a container van back in 2012
State-run media bombards the internet with a series of videos touting Xi Jinping's One Belt, One Road Initiative ahead of a two-day summit on the project
For China, President Duterte's presence in their high-profile forum means the Philippines is back in its sphere of influence
Motorcycle riders are supposedly asked to remove their helmets when they enter Malolos City and neighboring Baliuag town
Some residents say it is the 4th vehicle crash incident along the National Highway since road construction started
The forum will promote President Xi Jinping's One Belt, One Road Initiative (OBOR), a massive Chinese-bankrolled infrastructure project to link the country with Africa, Asia, and Europe
Senator JV Ejercito hosts the forum 'Seats that Saves Lives' in the Senate and pushes for bills to fill gaps in existing laws on road safety
(UPDATED) Local authorities say the children were aged between 3 and 6, and attended a South Korean international school in the city of Weihai, Shandong province
On May 8, Rappler, together with the Campaign for Tobacco-free Kids, is launching a campaign on road safety at the Rappler newsroom in Pasig City
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will attend the World Economic Forum on ASEAN 2017 in Cambodia, meet with Filipinos in Hong Kong, and join the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing
With road crash deaths rising since 2006, the Philippines needs to step up its efforts to meet the global goal of halving road traffic deaths by 2020
9,563 of the 109,322 road crash incidents recorded by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) in 2016 involved buses.
Harry Marzan manages to paddle, balance, and gracefully catch the waves despite not having a left arm. Read and watch his #InspireCourage story.
The Asian powerhouse expresses optimism over the Philippines' participation in the ambitious Belt and Road Initiative
The proposed measure would require owners of private vehicles to install child restraint devices for children 12 years and below